User talk:TestPilot

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Seeing as you don't like redlinks - have a welcome template! Conrad.Irwin 12:02, 27 April 2008 (UTC)


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Again, welcome! Conrad.Irwin 12:02, 27 April 2008 (UTC)


In this edit [1], you italicize a quotation. That is counter to Wiktionary style. We italicize invented example sentences, but do not italicize quotations. --EncycloPetey 01:28, 22 June 2008 (UTC)


The relevant policy is at WT:CFI#Brand names; we've had many long discussions about whether to include brand names. But if Scenic merits inclusion, then it should be at the capitalized location Scenic. --EncycloPetey 06:33, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Last question[edit]

We usually prefer to have the context templates all included in a single set of parentheses. Some context labels are formatted to do this, but in cases where they aren't, you can use {{context}} to amalgamate them. In other words: (transitive) (law should instead look like (transitive, law) and this can be done either with {{transitive|law}} or with {{context|transitive|law}} in cases where the first template isn't set up to recognize additional context parameters. --EncycloPetey 21:10, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Form of templates[edit]

Please do no remove wikilink brackets around word in "form of" templates like {{plural of}}. Yes, the template will still work if they are removed, but the statistics count will no longer recognize the page as "good" if there are no wikilink brackets on the page. --EncycloPetey 02:45, 2 July 2008 (UTC)

For example[edit]

We try very hard to avoid redirects here on Wiktionary. While we use them in certain situations (most famously for various inflected forms of phrases), "For example" is exactly the type of redirect that Robert Ullmann is spending so much time trying to eliminate. -Atelaes λάλει ἐμοί 01:15, 5 July 2008 (UTC)


Hello TestPilot -- Thanks for your contribution of a new sense for application. I reworked it a bit, because the definition as you wrote it was for a verb, not a noun. Please take careful note of the part of speech (POS) when adding definitions. Respectfully -- WikiPedant 16:20, 15 July 2008 (UTC)

WHAT??? I have never added new sense to application!!! never! What are you talking about? TestPilottalk to me! 02:29, 16 July 2008 (UTC)
Hello TestPilot -- Sorry. I was looking at this edit, but was overly hasty. I see now that you did not add the entire sense. You just added the {{context}} template to that sense. My mistake. -- WikiPedant 04:21, 16 July 2008 (UTC)

Deprecated templates:[edit]

All the Etymology templates were ruthlessly deprecated in favour of {{etyl}} - [2] Conrad.Irwin 02:07, 4 November 2009 (UTC)